Veteran Yoruba actor, Ogun Majek, passes on


Death hits the Nigerian movie industry again on Thursday as popular veteran Yoruba actor, Gbolagade Akinpelu popularly known as Ogun Majek, passes on.

Majek who has been battling with a prolonged sickness died on Thursday morning at his Imalefalafia, Oke-Ado, Ibadan residence, according to reports.

His colleague and filmmaker, Tunde Ola-Yusuf, confirmed the incident in a Facebook post.


In a Facebook post, he said: “From him we come and on to him we shall return, Alh Gbolagade Akinpelu Ogunmajek has returned to his creator. May God almighty rest his soul among the righteous. Amen.”